Ryan Gosling and Margot Robbie to Portray Parents of Danny and Debbie Ocean in ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ Prequel

Reports suggest that Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling are set to join Jay Roach’s prequel to Ocean’s Eleven, playing the roles of the Ocean family parents. Showbiz411 reports that the pair, who recently played Barbie and Ken in Greta Gerwig’s Barbie, will portray the parents of characters Danny and Debbie Ocean, originally played by George Clooney and Sandra Bullock. The prequel is rumored to be set in the 1960s, exploring how the Ocean family became involved in robbery, with Robbie and Gosling’s characters teaching their children the art of robbing the wealthy. The film is expected to set the stage for the Oceans films featuring Clooney and Bullock, but release date and plot details are still under wraps. The remaining cast members, including younger versions of Danny and Debbie, as well as the writer/s, have not yet been disclosed. More information on the prequel will be released in due course.